Issue 2.41 – Code Blue

“Are you comfortable in the chair? I can move you into this bed here, or we can wait until you’re upstairs and I can move you then.” The porter was patient, friendly and warm. It was welcomed after the day Hazel and Catherine were having. “I’m ok where I am,” Hazel said. “In fact, because…

Issue 2.40 – Emergency Room

“It feels like we’ve been here all day,” Hazel grumbled staring out the window into the hospital parking lot. Catherine fidgeted with the strap of her purse and looked up at the clock. “We have been here all day mom. Maybe I should go talk to the emergency room nurse again.” Hazel just shook her…

Issue 2.39 – No Laughing Matter

It had been a very relaxing Christmas at Catherine’s house. Charlie enjoyed playing cribbage with his grandsons and sharing stories about courting Hazel back in the day. The boys were grateful for the history lessons, and appreciated getting to know a bit more about their grandparents.Hazel left the organizing, meal prep and hosting in Catherine’s…